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Placemaking Workshop in Northeast Los Angeles

Placemaking Workshop in Northeast Los Angeles

Placemaking is a comprehensive approach to the planning, design and management of public spaces. It involves looking at, listening to, and asking questions of the people who live, ...
'I Want My L.A. River To Be...' Kiosk Travels Through Northeast L.A.

'I Want My L.A. River To Be...' Kiosk Travels Through Northeast L.A.

The aqua themed structure has temporarily lived in each of the neighborhoods that comprise the NELA RC study area.
Rio Vista Project: Students Design Cul de Sacs that Welcome Neighbors to the L.A. River

Rio Vista Project: Students Design Cul de Sacs that Welcome Neighbors to the L.A. River

Local students are working on taking old and uncared for street ends and turning them into places where community members can not only enter the river but also sit down, relax, may ...
Summer Interns Learn How to Engage Northeast L.A. Residents

Summer Interns Learn How to Engage Northeast L.A. Residents

Northeast Riverfront Collaborative held a training session for a summer intern cohort that will assist the collaborative's civic engagement activities.
Elysian Valley Community Comes Out for L.A. River Bike and Walk Event

Elysian Valley Community Comes Out for L.A. River Bike and Walk Event

Marsh Park, located near the north edge of the neighborhood, came alive last Saturday with an event that brought the community together.
Rio Vista Project: Northeast Los Angeles Riverfront

Rio Vista Project: Northeast Los Angeles Riverfront

Students are reaching out to their community to re-envision and design welcoming street ends that not only provide an entry point to the L.A. River but a space for the community to ...
Walking It Out Along the NELA River

Walking It Out Along the NELA River

On Sunday April 7, over 60 pedestrians of all ages, some with their dogs, joined a walk to explore Northeast Los Angeles.
NELA River Collaborative Forms Community Advisory Committee

NELA River Collaborative Forms Community Advisory Committee

The NELA RC met with community members from Cypress Park, Glassell Park, Atwater Village, and Elysian Valley, who will potentially contribute vital feedback for the future of the L ...